by Gregory Bresiger
Let the voters beware.
There are lots of Wimpies and Wilkins Micawbers who propose to expand deficits by spending more of your money now, with the promise that next year or five years from now the nation will have surpluses.
This legerdemain allows candidates to skirt or ignore what is possibly the most important issue now, the issue ... [click for more]
by Anthony Gregory
End the Fed by Ron Paul (New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2009), 212 pages.
Through his 2008 presidential campaign, Ron Paul managed to make monetary policy a national political issue. For nearly a century it had been a relatively obscure topic, and throughout my lifetime respectable opinion considered it a fringe inclination even to be interested in it. ... [click for more]